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Chef Shawn's Eatery


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed 10 February 2019

They closed permanently in November 2018. Chef Shawn is going the food truck route down in the Loving oilfield area. Will miss the grilled ham and cheese and the delivered burritos in the morning

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank SNorthamCPA
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Great food with lots of flavor! Will go back I highly recommend this place. The service is also great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dtomo74
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

I had a Cubano sandwich with edamame salad and it was amazing! My husband had a philly cheesesteak with the grilled vegetables and it was very good as well. Great service and reasonable prices. They had blankets available in case you got too cold.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

the food is very good and plentiful and the prices are very reasonable. The ambience is not the best, but the food makes up for it.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Detlev S
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We had a cuban and a pulled pork sandwich. Both very good. The potato salad is delicious. Service was a bit slow. There is only outside seating, and if it's cold you'll need to get take out.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NorthStar368108
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This looks like a rather ordinary outdoor venue, but the food is a notch above. We are not often in Ruidoso, but will definitely be back.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank cacafonix
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Had the Cubano sandwich and it was very tasty. It is panini style. It is very limited seating and outdoor. They do have plastic they can put around the sides, but it is open.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank retiredlady07
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Nothing special, my wife and I discussed after the meal and said we would probably not go back. We both had burgers, maybe should have tried something else.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 940aubreyi
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Great sandwiches!! Love the spicy black bean side! Lovely owners, too. I've never had a bad meal here❤.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank CinthyaG8
Reviewed 26 July 2018

My husband and I are part timer residents in Alto. We have been eating at Chef Shawn's since they first opened over 4 years ago. We tell EVERYONE to go! It's our absolutely favorite place to eat. The pulled pork sandwich is the BEST I've...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Cheryl C
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